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Nov 18, 2012 3:30pm PST
last trip with the outgoing secretary of state hillary clinton, president obama expects to meet with leaders again. the two reflected on it during their visit to the monastery. after myanmar, it's off to cambodia. >>> meanwhile back here at home, much of the focus here in washington remains on controversy on what happened in gaza. >> reporter: on "meet the press," firm denials on benghazi from a top democrat. >> was there a cover-up? do you believe that the president or anybody serving the president deliberately misled the true nature of this attack for political reasons? >> no. >> reporter: former cia director david petraeus left no doubt in his testimony on friday. he said all along that the attack was a terror attack. >> it was terror. that's the point. >> reporter: republicans continued their attack on u.n. ambassador susan rice and her account in the days following the attack that expressed her role in an anti-muslim video. >> the stories he told re-enforced a political narrative helpful to the president. she was the most politically compliant person they could find. i don't kno
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Nov 12, 2012 3:00am PST
you can the obama campaign. two stays in the particular show you how the dramatic changes. the state of ohio, moved from 83-17, white/non-white to 17/21. mostly african-americans in the northern part of the state. here is the state of florida. you want to know how president obama one the state of florida, look at this went from 71/29 white to non-white to 67/34. all of this growth was non-cuban hispanic bus a few notes on the hispanic vote, the president won kuhns. that is something that actually has got lost in all of this yes, did he really well hispanics in florida in general and overall but he won cubans, third generation cubans. they weren't there for the bay of pigs, they don't think about hating kennedy and the democrats the way those first two generation. finally, i want to show you this mapship. a map of the top seine ten state buys population with hispanics in it the top ten, the ones in blue are the ones the president won, the two in red with the two mitt romney won. republicans, watch out, these two are next. i would say arizona will be in the battleground in 2016. texas,
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Nov 19, 2012 5:00am PST
much from washington, d.c. >>> also new this morning, president obama is on his first post-election trip abroad today visiting southeast asia. the president and secretary of state hillary clinton snaupd me an -- stopped in myanmar early this morning. they met with an activist where she spent several hours under house arrest. during the visit they discussed myanmar's efforts to establish a democratic government. >> the friendship between our two countries is of long standing. the united states has been staunch in its support of the democracy movement in berma and we are confident that this support will continue through the difficult years that lie ahead. >> after visiting myanmar, president obama flew to cambodia. the trip makes him the first sitting u.s. president to visit the two countries. >>> back here at home, it was less than two weeks ago that we saw hundreds of needy families lining up for a chance to receive thanksgiving dinner. today sacred heart community service will hand out boxes filled to the brim with food for the holiday. bob redell is live where volunteers have alre
NBC
Nov 19, 2012 4:30am PST
. the united states has been in support of the democracy movement in berma and we are confident this support continues through the difficult years that lie ahead. >> after visiting myanmar, president obama flew to cambodia. the trip makes him the first sitting u.s. president to visit the two countries. >> it will be very interesting watching that one unfold. >> that's right. >> 4:38. christina loren is back with us to tell us what it looks like outside. >> we look pretty good, good morning to you. temperatures cool enough for a jacket but something that you can peel off later on today as we approach the mid-60s all across the bay area. we're starting out with a little bit of fog. we didn't have much of that over the weekend. we were dealing with the showers and there was rain on the way but we get a little dry weather today. 55 degrees to start you out in san francisco. we're at a chilly 46 degrees in gilroy, 53 for livermore to start and 52 in sunnyvale. headed towards a really nice afternoon. if you want to get your last-minute fixings in order for your thanksgiving feast, today is
NBC
Nov 20, 2012 4:30am PST
suspect's motives are still unclear. >>> secretary of state clinton is heading to the middle east in a big show of diplomacy with a goal of trying to get israel and hamas to stop fighting. tracie potts has more details on what the obama administration right now is hoping this trip will accomplish. >> reporter: more explosions in gaza this morning as tensions between israel and hamas show no sign of ending. negotiations are under way with egypt as mediator. >> we're encouraged by the cooperation and the consultation we've had with the egyptian leadership. we want to see that, again, support a process that can deescalate the situation. >> reporter: but the two sides are far apart. hamas wants israel to stop killing its leaders. israel insists on a cease-fire first. that's the message secretary of state clinton will take when she meets with israel, egypt and the palestinians. >> we need a little bit of a period of quiet diplomacy to try to de-escalate this. >> reporter: president obama still traveling in asia was on the phone till 2:30 this morning trying to keep this from escalating to a
NBC
Nov 20, 2012 4:00am PST
obama is in headed home after attending a summit in southeast asia today. a fast-paced trip. it was escalating tensions in the middle east that required much of his attention. earlier this morning secretary of state hillary clinton departed for the region at the president's request. nbc's political director and chief white house kres spon dend chuck todd is traveling with the president. chuck, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, lynn. it's safe to say the events in gaza have overtaken or overshadowed what the president has been working on here in southeast asia. i can tell you this, last night the president was on the phone until 2:30 in the morning, first with egyptians president morsi and then israeli prime minister netanyahu. then back on the phone with morsi. the reason there, obviously talking to netanyahu trying to get a sense of what it would take to prevent him from doing the ground invasion into gaza. the talks with morsi are about, this is the egyptian leader, has the direct contact with hamas. neither united states or israel has that. the decision to send secr
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Nov 16, 2012 7:00am PST
. can we really afford to do that? >> it's the united states and russia who have 90% of the world's arsenal of nuclear weapons do continue to make the deep cuts that started during reagan, that obama has built up, that president obama now in his next term could make with the russians, significant credible cuts in, then the rest of the nuclear states will join a process that will make it much more difficult for any other state to acquire weapons and for any state that has weapons not to join that process. we believe that is the only way, global zero believes that's the only way, to shift from our current course towards disaster to one which promises a more peaceful world. >> queen noor, great to have you here, valerie plame, you as well. the website is globalzero.com. appreciate it. thank you. >>> coming up, you're about to meet the people who are about to become u.s. citizens live on our plaza. into their work, their name on the door, and their heart into their community. small business saturday is a day to show our support. a day to shop at stores owned by our friends and neighbors
NBC
Nov 20, 2012 5:00am PST
state hillary clinton headed to jerusalem, to ramallah and cairo to try to broker not only a temporary peace but also a more lasting peace between these two factions. now, president obama was up we're told by the white house on the phone until 2:30 this morning trying to prevent what looks like possibly a ground war. >> israelis push across the border using land forces, the narrative changes, the picture changes in way that say will make it that much more difficult to get back to a negotiation. >> reporter: now, the israelis had agreed even though they were standing on the ready to hold off on sending in ground troops and hold off on any sort of ground war as these negotiations seemed to be progressing. the late news within the last hour is that it looks like there possibly could be an announcement of a truce. egypt, which is trying to broker that, its president says that the aggression, as he puts it, by israelis will end within the next few hours. >> all right, tracie potts, thank you very much for the update. >>> also new this morning with a lot of focus on the middle east
NBC
Nov 20, 2012 6:00am PST
put a stop to that violence along the gaza strip. this morning president obama taking his most forceful stance yet, sending secretary of state hillary clinton over to the middle east. this, of course, is an abrupt departure for secretary clinton who had been with the president in cambodia for the east asia summit. marla tellez is joining us in the newsroom right marla, secretary clinton is expected to meet with leaders on both sides of the conflicts. >> reporter: yes, she is. she will meet first with israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu in jerusalem. then palestinian president abbasn west bank. egypt is known as the strong mediator between the israelis and palestinians. as you touched on and laura mentioned, a cease-fire truce is a long ways off as rockets continue to fly into southern israel and gaza city. just moments ago a new air strike aimed at jerusalem was reported. officials say this is only the second attack, rocket attack aimed at jerusalem since the fighting began wednesday. but police say the rocket apparently did not reach the city and authorities are now sear
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Nov 15, 2012 6:00am PST
possible nominee for secretary of state, we're concerned about her lack of knowledge. president obama yesterday defended her saying number one, if i think she's the best candidate and i haven't made that decision yet, i will nominate her. number two, she has nothing to do with ben gauzeghazi. you hit her as an easy target. and she was giving her best interpretation given the information that she had at the time. >> also former cia director david petraeus is going to testify on capitol hill about the attack in benghazi. will that testimony be made public? and also do you think he'll address obviously the affair that led to his resignation from the cia? >> reporter: well, they're both good questions. now, initially is it going to be public? no. this is a closed-door hearing. some of those hearings start today. we understand he will testify before the house intelligence committee tomorrow in a closed-door hearing maybe with the senate intelligence committee too. we're following that one bucht they will be behind closed doors. so we don't know how much of it they will say and how much icl
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Nov 16, 2012 4:00am PST
general eric holder says much of the money will be used to help restore the gulf. >>> president obama got a firsthand look at hurricane sandy's disaster zones on new york's staten island on thursday. the president consoled grieving victims and vowed to stick with them. >>> prosecutors in new york state are dropping drug possession charges against john bon jovi's 19-year-old daughter after measure her apparent heroin overdose. under state law she cannot be prosecuted for possession. >>> and some former first children gave a texas audience an inside look at life in the white house. jenna bush hager reveals about having her first kiss on the executive mansion's first rooftop. steve ford talked about his mother complaining about having to cook dinner on the night gerald ford was sworn in. >>> let's take a check at wall street. the dow closed at 12,542 after losing 28 points yesterday. the s&p was down 2. the nasdaq fell 9. overseas had a better day. nikkei shot up 194 points. the hang seng gained 50. >>> wall street will be watching today's first face-to-face fiscal cliff meeting. there's
NBC
Nov 14, 2012 6:00pm PST
have saved her life. president obama fired up after one of his own comes under fire. >>> the california national guard has long history of helping the state and nation during tough times. >> but a joint investigation by nbc bay area and our sister station knbc in los angeles uncovers a disturbing hidden culture in the guard, some say sexual assault and racism go unchecked. here's our investigation. tony, serious claims here. >>> raj, yes, we spoke with two dozen men and women from the california national guard who call the culture inside toxic. and now they want to expose what they say is the truth. i want it to stop. >> reporter: she's a master sergeant serving in the guard for a dozen years. >> i don't understand. i had faith in this organization. >> reporter: and she's a staff sergeant serving in the military for two decades. they are part of the 23,000 men and women serving the california national guard, where its integrity first and service before self and some of the members who say for years they have witnessed sexual harassment and racism and retaliation. >> is that p
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Nov 14, 2012 7:00am PST
se√Ďal de que >> we will have more of them. i'm willie geist in for matt. president obama bracing for some tough questions at the press conference this afternoon but the scandal involving top national security officials to a new level. >> secretary of state hillary clinton and defense secretary leon panetta have already addressed the situation from australia secretary panetta said no one should leap to conclusions about general allen's e-mails to jill kelley who started this all. . we are also learning more about her this morning and why did she claim to have diplomatic privileges when the state department says she had no affiliation with them? more on that straight ahead. >> and the rockefeller christmas tree is on the way. another symbol of the holidays, black friday, but this year the dash for deals will start on thanksgiving. a lot of people not happy about that signing a petition to stop it. coming up we'll hear from the woman behind that movement and today's professionals will weigh in. >>> and then as we know hollywood filled with good looking men, but who is the sexiest man al
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Nov 19, 2012 6:00am PST
suu kyi hosted president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton in her home in myanmar. she spent several years under house arrest during the military dictatorship. she called attention to the struggles ahead for the country as it transitions to a democracy. >> the friendship between our two countries is of long standing. the united states has been staunch in its support of the democracy movement in burma and we are confident this support will continue through the difficult years that lie ahead. >> after the visit, president obama gave a speech at the university telling the audience, quote, the united states of america is with you. the trip marks the first time a sitting u.s. president has visited myanmar. president obama is now in cambodia for the east asia summit. >> a monumental trip of unity. 6:46 right now. christina loren is back to tell us about a monday starting off that should be a lot nicer than the next couple of days. >> another round of rain to get through. but the good news is it's going to clear out just before you start to enjoy your thanksgiving feast. that'
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Nov 19, 2012 5:30pm PST
this conflict and with the stakes so high for the united states, president obama has been watching it since winning re-election. a trip that has taken him to what has been one of the most closed and secretive places on earth. our chief white house correspondent chuck todd traveled with the president to myanmar, the place we used to call burma. he has traveled on to cambodia tonight, chuck, good evening. >> reporter: good evening, brian, before he went to bed, it is daybreak here in cambodia the president spoke to the egyptian president and israeli prime minister, netanyahu getting a firsthand conversation on where they stand in the negotiations. but as you mentioned, the president is wrapping up this three-day trip to southeast asia. of course, the highlight has been the several hours he spent in myanmar, the first american president to be there in the country known as burma. to catch a look at the president, the president was greeted by thousands of locals that lined the streets. including uniformed school children, waving flags for miles. mr. obama made an unannounced stop at a holy
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Nov 14, 2012 5:30pm PST
their vow to stop president obama from nominating u.s. ambassador rice from becoming the next secretary of state. >> she has says this was not a pre-planned attack, why was that done? >> reporter: for weeks, the republicans have expressed their anger with rice, urging her to explain the appearances regarding the video and the protest over benghazi. >> this is in response to a hateful video. >> i have grave concerns. answers from ambassador rice before i could support her for any position. >> this president and this administration has either been guilty of colossal incompetent acts or engaged in a cover-up, neither of which are acceptable to the american people. >> reporter: also today, mueller and joyce briefed the top commanders on the scandal involving petraeus. the acting cia director, morrell, was also here for private meetings the big expectation tonight is that petraeus himself will come forward to testify about the benghazi attack, not his own troubles, as early as tomorrow or friday. now there are some differences among republicans about what is the best way to get to
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Nov 17, 2012 5:00am PST
will have a tough time dealing with right now. and it leaves the united states at a difficult position. you remember president obama said in that -- in that interview with telemundo that he wasn't sure if egypt was a steadfast ally anymore. right now when you have egyptian officials coming here and expressing solidarity with hamas, it's clear why the united states had those doubts. >> richard engel, thank you very much. >>> here is erica. >> lester, thanks. we are learning more today about september's deadly consulate attack. former cia director david petraeus, still reeling from revelations of his affair testified on capitol hill behind closed doors. kristen welker has more. >> reporter: general petraeus snuck in and out of the capitol on friday, but his testimony is still making waves with lawmakers. some say it only raises more questions about the way the administration handled the bengahzi attack. reporters were blocked from petraeus to spare him embarrassment. lawmakers say petraeus testified that cia immediately believed that terrorists were involved in the assault, that is in co
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Nov 20, 2012 12:35am PST
speculating that john kerry might be the new secretary of state. would you be for or against that? >> oh! >> oh, my god! >> i would pass out! >> i would pass out! >> in your opinion, what makes barack obama a good leader? >> i like that he takes a more diplomatic approach to foreign affairs. [ applause ] >> jimmy: also in politics, people are talking about the fiscal cliff that's coming up, and now experts are saying that the fiscal cliff may collide with the debt ceiling. for more on the issue, let's check in with our top economic correspondent, tom duncan. tom? >> thank you, jimmy. if negotiations don't move quickly, the fiscal cliff could indeed collide with the debt ceiling. and that means rough times for the middle class, especially if it happens before the financial closet closes. [ light laughter ] [ scattered applause ] >> jimmy: financial closet? >> exactly, jimmy. now, that's supposed to coincide with the deficit canyon and the money ridge, which is great. nobody wants a credit nook. but if congress doesn't approve a new spending basement before the cash island sinks int
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Nov 16, 2012 5:00am PST
a good track record if she's to be considered as secretary of state. that nominating process not get under way but apparently she's on the short list. jon. >> tracie potts, thank you very much. >>> president obama will meet with congressional leaders of both parties at the white house today to try to negotiate a deal to avoid that looming fiscal cliff. the president will also meet with leaders of civil rights organizations and other advocacy groups to seek input on those negotiations. mr. obama wants any deficit reduction plan to include tax increases on the wealthy. republican leaders say they will accept new tax revenue, but not higher tax rates. >>> it is 5:44 right now and this is always a great cause, an annual event. nbc bay area dpeerigearing up f holidays by joining the fight against hunger. it takes place tomorrow at safeway stores all over the bay area. >> we'd love to see you come out. in fact bob redell is already live this morning at a safeway in pleasanton with a lot more on how you can help. good morning, bob. >> reporter: yeah, laura and jon, we can't make it any
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Nov 20, 2012 7:00am PST
house republicans have sent a letter to president obama declaring that u.n. ambassador susan rice should be disqualified as a candidate for secretary of state because they say she misled the nation about the attack on the american consulate in libya. rice said just after the september attack that it grew out of a spontaneous protest rather than an act of terrorism, but she was speaking based on the intelligence briefing she had been provided at the time. >>> a hearing is scheduled for today in los angeles over the future of "modern family" star ariel winter. last month the 14-year-old was temporarily removed from her mother's custody and placed with an adult sister. court filings allege that winter's mother chris workman is physically and emotionally abusive, accusations workman denies. winter's father said monday that he wants a better relationship with his daughter and would be willing to raise her. >>> now for a look at what's trending today. our quick roundup of what has you talking online. newark, new jersey mayor cory booker has challenged a twitter critic who says providing
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